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What's on in Glasgow

Welcome to What's on Glasgow, we pride ourselves on keeping you up to date on events in Glasgow taking place throughout the year, from the latest theatre events and live music performances to local activities and fantastic attractions!

Popular events in Glasgow

You'll find the most popular Glasgow events on the website right now, right here!

Glasgow Christmas Markets

Glasgow Christmas Markets

21st November 2021 - 31st December 2021

The Glasgow Christmas Markets return to George Square & St Enoch Square again for 2021 offering a wide selection of festive delights!

GlasGLOW

GlasGLOW

27th October 2021 - 14th November 2021

With the biggest climate change summit taking place in Glasgow, and the eyes of the world on our city, GlasGLOW is back with a brand-new, outdoor show!

CULT

CULT

14th October 2021 - 31st October 2021

Kelburn Estate's Haunted Forest team presents CULT, an immersive horror experience, new for Halloween 2021!

At The Flix Drive In: Halloween

At The Flix Drive In: Halloween

29th October 2021 - 31st October 2021

Join At The Flix for their Halloween drive-in movie event with films shown on the world's largest outdoor LED screen in the grounds of Loudoun Castle!

Featured events in Glasgow

There are thousands of events in Glasgow every month, here we've hand-picked a few you should definitely pay attention to!

Nathan Carter

Nathan Carter

22nd October 2021

Ireland's No.1 Country Singer Nathan Carter returns to Glasgow Concert Hall with his Born For The Road tour on 22nd October 2021!

Joesef

Joesef

22nd October 2021

Don't miss Glasgow's very own Joesef as he plays a massive homecoming gig at The Barrowlands on Friday 22nd October!

African Wall Art & Tales By Lantern Light

African Wall Art & Tales By Lantern Light

22nd October 2021

Join the team at the Hidden Gardens on Friday 22nd October as they celebrate Black History Month with special event, African Wall Art & Tales By Lantern Light!

Bongo’s Bingo Glasgow

Bongo’s Bingo Glasgow

22nd October 2021

Bongo's Bingo takes on Scotland and SWG3 Glasgow! Join us at our infamous bingo show for a unique twist on the traditional past time!

Hottest Tickets in Town

From theatre shows to gigs, snap up tickets to the most popular events in town, here's a small selection of what's trending this week!

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Autumn Season

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Autumn Season

6th September 2021 - 27th November 2021

A Play, a Pie and a Pint's Autumn season will return to Oran Mor on September 6th with another twelve brilliant plays!
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Festival of The Dead

Festival of The Dead

29th October 2021

After a sellout tour across the UK in 2019, Festival of The Dead returns to Glasgow for Halloween with their new show, Halloween Returns, on Friday 29th October!
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The Loch Lomond Halloween Encounter

The Loch Lomond Halloween Encounter

8th October 2021 - 31st October 2021

Face up to ghosts, spirts, trolls and the evil Cailleach (witch) in this shuddering Halloween Encounter at Loch Lomond!
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New Events in Glasgow

You'll find all the latest Glasgow events that have been added to the website right here!

we are. Vintage Kilo Pop-Up

we are. Vintage Kilo Pop-Up

30th Oct 2021 - 31st Oct 2021
Glasgow City Centre

Shop rails packed with pre-loved treasures including designer brands, restocked with fresh finds all day long when we are. bring their Vintage Kilo Pop-Up to St Enoch Square!
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Vital Signs of the Planet Concert

Vital Signs of the Planet Concert

2nd November 2021

Be part of the movement and action in the city during COP26 and join us for this powerful, live and cinematic event at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall!
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Shining A Light On Extinction

Shining A Light On Extinction

1st Nov 2021 - 30th Nov 2021

Under the Skin will display their full collection of interactive screenprints of Endangered Animals at Glasgow Print Studio for COP26.
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Latest Glasgow News

The Royal Scottish National Orchestra perform the Music of James Bond

The Royal Scottish National Orchestra perform the Music of James Bond

Scotland’s National Orchestra will perform many of the classic Bond tunes for an evening celebrating the return of James Bond to cinemas and live music to Scotland’s concert halls.
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The Glencairn Glass launches its first ever crime short story competition

The Glencairn Glass launches its first ever crime short story competition

The Glencairn Glass launches its first ever crime short story competition with the theme: “A Crystal Clear Crime”.
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Wee Forests to leave living legacy for COP26 in Glasgow

Wee Forests to leave living legacy for COP26 in Glasgow

Glasgow is set to become host to a network of Wee Forests in and around the city centre as a living legacy and celebration of COP26.
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The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo ready to deliver Performance in a New Light

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo ready to deliver Performance in a New Light

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo has unveiled a bold and exciting new brand proposition as it prepares to return bigger and better than ever before.
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Festivals in Glasgow

From music to film, comedy to books, family to the arts there's a wide range of cultural festivals being held throughout the year in Glasgow!

Castlemilk Park Pumpkin Festival

Castlemilk Park Pumpkin Festival

24th Oct 2021 - 28th Oct 2021
Glasgow South Side

Castlemilk Park will be holding their annual Pumpkin Festival between the 25th and 29th October featuring carving and a parade!
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Festival of The Dead

Festival of The Dead

29th Oct 2021 - 29th Oct 2021
Glasgow South Side

After a sellout tour across the UK in 2019, Festival of The Dead returns to Glasgow for Halloween with their new show, Halloween Returns, on Friday 29th October!
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Ceilidhfest Glasgow

Ceilidhfest Glasgow

1st Nov 2021 - 30th Nov 2021
Various Locations Glasgow

Held in November, Ceilidhfest Glasgow is the city's newest month long festival featuring live bands, ceilidh fusions and all things TRAD!
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Upcoming Theatre Events in Glasgow

Whether you prefer comedy or musicals, ballet or opera, our Glasgow theatre listings will have something to suit everyone!

Ice Box Drag-Eret!

Ice Box Drag-Eret!

22nd October 2021

The Ice Box Glasgow will be hosting their inaugural drag show on Friday the 22nd! This will be the first part of their double feature weekend of drag and cabaret magic!
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A Play, A Pie and A Pint Autumn Season

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Autumn Season

22nd October 2021

A Play, a Pie and a Pint's Autumn season will return to Oran Mor on September 6th with another twelve brilliant plays!
Read more

Ice Box Cabaret!

Ice Box Cabaret!

23rd October 2021

Join Glitter & Grind Revue for an unforgettable night of entertainment, featuring the creme de la creme of burlesque and cabaret talent in Scotland and beyond!
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Upcoming Family & Kids Events in Glasgow

Don't be stuck for things to do with the kids in Glasgow! We have something for everyone and every pocket...

African Wall Art & Tales By Lantern Light

African Wall Art & Tales By Lantern Light

22nd October 2021

Join the team at the Hidden Gardens on Friday 22nd October as they celebrate Black History Month with special event, African Wall Art & Tales By Lantern Light!
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UFO Walk, Glasgow!

UFO Walk, Glasgow!

22nd Oct 2021 - 24th Oct 2021
Glasgow West End

Imagine a theatrical ghost walk that you might find in Edinburgh, now put it in Glasgow and make it about UFOs!
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R-CADE Retro Gaming Sessions

R-CADE Retro Gaming Sessions

22nd October 2021

It's time to get your game on! R-CADE is back open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday for all your retro gaming needs!
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Upcoming Music Events in Glasgow

Glasgow is renowned for it's live music scene, with a variety of venues catering for small intimate gigs to huge arenas hosting the biggest names!

This Ain’t No Disco - Talking Heads Tribute

This Ain’t No Disco - Talking Heads Tribute

22nd October 2021

After two sell out shows in 2019, Talking Heads Tribute This Ain’t No Disco returns to Glasgow for a night at Platform on 22nd October!
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Nathan Carter

Nathan Carter

22nd October 2021

Ireland's No.1 Country Singer Nathan Carter returns to Glasgow Concert Hall with his Born For The Road tour on 22nd October 2021!
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Rend Collective

Rend Collective

22nd October 2021

Rend Collective is an eclectic group of multi-instrumentalists from Ireland, catch them live at the O2 Academy Glasgow on 22nd October 2021!
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Activities in Glasgow

Step away from the TV remote, choose one or more from our activities selection, and get out of the house to discover new skills, sports and more!

Govanhill Voices Community Choir

Govanhill Voices Community Choir

Govanhill Voices is a non-audition, multicultural community singing group who meet from late August to late June at the Govanhill Neighbourhood Centre!

Alliance Francaise Glasgow

Alliance Francaise Glasgow

The Alliance Française de Glasgow is the official French Language and Cultural centre for Glasgow and the West of Scotland.

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Attractions in Glasgow

Glasgow and the surrounding areas have a great mix of sightseeing attractions. If you are looking for a fun family day out or a trip with friends, then look no further!

Pie & Brew

Pie & Brew

Craft beers, music and good times CRAFT BEERSThe best craft on draught changing weekly, keep an eye on the menus behind the bar for what’s currently...

The Trades House of Glasgow

The Trades House of Glasgow

Trades House is a charitable trust focusing on the assistance of the needy, encouragement of youth and support for education in the greater Glasgow area.

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Eating & Drinking in Glasgow

Eating out in Glasgow is a joy, with a range of restaurants and cafes on offer and there's a wide selection of places to enjoy a quiet pint or a cheeky cocktail.

Cathouse Rock Club

Cathouse Rock Club

Cathouse Rock Club in Glasgow is Scotland's foremost and original rock club since 1990, distinguished for leading the way in power age rock and metal for 3 decades!

The Social Glasgow

The Social Glasgow

Social Glasgow is a Royal Exchange Square institution, and is proud to sit nestled amongst a selection of great shops, cafes, bars & restaurants.

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Popular Events

Glasgow Christmas Markets
The Glasgow Christmas Markets return to George Square & St Enoch Square again for 2021 offering a wide selection of festive delights!
GlasGLOW
With the biggest climate change summit taking place in Glasgow, and the eyes of the world on our city, GlasGLOW is back with a brand-new, outdoor show!
CULT
Kelburn Estate's Haunted Forest team presents CULT, an immersive horror experience, new for Halloween 2021!
At The Flix Drive In: Halloween
Join At The Flix for their Halloween drive-in movie event with films shown on the world's largest outdoor LED screen in the grounds of Loudoun Castle!
Spooktacular
Things are about to get spoooooky at Silverburn this Halloween, dare you enter the Spooktacular fairground?

Popular Venues

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum King's Theatre Glasgow SEC Armadillo Theatre Royal Glasgow The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow The Glasgow Barrowland Ballroom The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall The OVO Hydro